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Kids, we've got you covered this October!

3 Oct 2014 11:17 AM -
Ardlethan Lions Market Day
Coolamon Scarecrow Festival
Capture Coolamon Shire
Fun for the kids!
This spring, Coolamon Shire is on show with a variety of events on offer for residents and your visiting friends and relatives.

During the long weekend Coolamon will host the Coolamon Scarecrow Festival which offers an exciting program of events that the whole family can enjoy!
 In addition to the live and static scarecrow displays, there will be helicopter rides,  market stalls, an animal farm for the kiddies, a 'monster' raffle draw with plenty of great prizes, a full program of entertainment including the Rick Jenkins Band and much more! Word has it there may even be a (Mini-Cooper) car club in attendance on the day. For details, click here.

On Saturday 11, Lions Park will be filled with a great array of activities for the kids for the 2014 Coolamon-Ganmain Hospital Fete. Be sure to support the Hospital Auxiliary on Saturday AND come along to the Coolamon Preschool 40th Anniversary Celebration on Sunday 12th. This free event will be held at the Preschool and there will be a sausage sizzle, kids entertainment, preschool memorabilia and a Commemorative Cake which all past, present and future families are invited to enjoy. 

In Ardlethan on Saturday 18th we have the Ardlethan Lions Market Day from 9am and the following week, we're back in Coolamon for the Whole Town Garage Sale. Simply collect your Garage Sale map from the Up to Date Store on the morning of the 25th and let the bargain hunt begin!

Rounding out the month in style, will be the opening night of the highly regarded Capture Coolamon Shire Photographic Competition. This event will take place at the Up to Date Store (Coolamon) on Friday 31 October from 6.30pm. Tickets $15pp at the door. To view the opening dates of the exhibition which runs into November and other information about the event opening, click here.

Wow, what a month! With the Coolamon Shire Library offering a great School Holiday Program and, Taste Riverina Food Festival taking place throughout the Riverina, you won't have a minute to spare this October! 

Just a short drive from Wagga Wagga, Junee and other neighbouring shires, Coolamon Shire is a must-visit day trip destination for residents throughout the Riverina and their visiting friends and relatives. Download your copy of the Spring Events Calendar via the website today!

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